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CHABG leaflet 1995, book - Lockwood, Fagg, Wilson 2001What is a botanic gardens?

  • Some general and legal definitions

Brief history of botanic gardens in Australia

  • A short essay by Murray Fagg, 2000

Directory of Australian botanic gardens

  • A directory with key information about all the botanic gardens in Australia.

Council of Heads of Australian Botanic Gardens (CHABG)

  • An NGO comprising the Directors of each of the major botanic gardens in Australia

BGANZ – Botanic Gardens Australia New Zealand

  • An organisation for people working in or interested in botanic gardens

The Botanic Garden – newsletter

  • Newsletter of of BGANZ

Other botanic gardens managed by the federal govenment:

Booderee Botanic Gardens (Jervis Bay)
Norfolk Island Botanic Gardens

Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI)

  • linking Gardens throughout the world.

Botanic gardens management issues

Botanic Gardens and Climate Change

NSW Regional Botanic Gardens Network

Australian Network for Plant Conservation (ANPC)


  • a joint project between Greening Australia, CSIRO Tree Seed Centre, SEWPaC and ANBG.

Seed suppliers in Australia

Clubs and societies interested in Australian native plants

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